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Henri de TOULOUSE-LAUTREC | Lithographs

(1862 - 1918)

LITHOGRAPH | The Moulin Rouge, 1891 *

  • For the first time in the world in Lithograph
  • According to the original drawing of theToulouse-Lautrec museum in Albi (France) dated 1891
  • Handsigned & numbered edition at 60 ex.

*  From a study of The Toulouse-Lautrec museum in Albi (France), realized in 1891 for his greatest poster : “The Moulin Rouge".
One of the very rare drawings of Lautrec ever made in lithography. Neither during the artist's lifetime nor after his death.

Toulouse-Lautrec | Lithograph | Moulin Rouge, 1891

From the drawing to its printing, this lithograph has been entirely realized by hand. With the same technical and artistic constraints, the same moves are made on the very same period machines. Drawn and printing colour by colour on "Marinoni Voirin" lithographic flat press of 1920.


Title : THE MOULIN ROUGE : The Goulue & Valentin, the Boneless One, 1891
Technique : Lithograph in 8 colors
(
4 printed colors & hand-colored highlights)
Date : 2020

Publisher :
FRANCE ART DIFFUSION

Lithography workshop : Atelier Clot, Paris
Origine : Toulouse Lautrec museum (Albi, France)

Size : 73,8x54 cm / 29,1x21,3 inches
Paper : Vélin d'arches 270g
Justification : Numbered & Handsigned by the lithographer, handsigned by the publisher

Printed note : imp Clot, Paris (Clot Printer, Paris)
Dry stamp of the publisher

CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY


Advantages of hand highlights in Lithography :
The highlights increase the realism of the drawing.
Each colour and its location have been carefully studied. It has been placed by hand on the lithograph with the greatest precision to "merge" with the original work.

 


LITHOGRAPH PRINTED AT THE CLOT WORKSHOP IN PARIS



Since 1896, its name is associated with those of the greatest painters of the end of the 19th century to now.
Lautrec
, Degas, Renoir, Rodin, Monet, Munch....
  or more recently Foujita, Matisse, Calder, Soulages... printed their artworks here .

Toulouse-Lautrec | Lithograph | Moulin Rouge, 1891

Toulouse-Lautrec | Lithograph | Moulin Rouge, 1891

TOULOUSE LAUTREC | MOULIN ROUGE, 1891 | LITHOGRAPHIE